Category Archives: Resources

Images of America Mercedes

Mercedes Texas is the home of many readers of We Are Cousins. It has also been the hometown of many of their ancestors. This past Sunday I had the opportunity to present to the Rio Grande Valley Hispanic Genealogical Society in Harlingen Texas. After my presentation I had the good fortune of meeting Beatrice de Leon Edwards through an introduction…

The mtDNA of Maria Cayetana Flores Valdez

This is the mtDNA report of Cayetana Flores Valdez that was prepared by Crispin Rendon and it contains the first 10 generations of female descendants. Below i included a portion of the introduction page so that you can get a first hand account from Crispin Rendon about this particular DNA report. Here is what Crispin has to say about the…

Families of Lampazos, Nuevo Leon, Mexico Volume Three

Great News! Crispin Rendon just released another eBook on Lampazos de Naranjo, Nuevo Leon, Mexico. It is Volume Three. Make sure to get your copy today. Description of eBook by Crispin Volume three of five in this series contains marriage information from 500 marriage records found on film 605576 (matrimonios 1729-1867). These marriages occurred in the time span of April…

Las Villas del Norte 2016 Journal

  Las Villas del Norte Genealogy Group has published their first Journal and it is now available for purchase. I had the honor of editing many great articles and putting the journal together. All articles are about South Texas and Northeastern Mexico and down below you can see the table of contents. I am sure that this journal will be…